Incident Reports

People with visual disability stages demonstration in front of Kathmandu Metropolitan City Office


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

The visually impaired people staged a demonstration in front of the Kathmandu Metropolitan City office, demanding proper management and arrangement of livelihood on October 18. Before this, they were earning their livelihood by singing songs on the roadside in various places in Kathmandu. But recently, the Metropolitan Municipality has banned living on the roadside. They complain that the Metropolitan Corporation has taken away their means of livelihood.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N/A
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people N/A
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media